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Budda72
Budda7213st 7lbs

The other week I put a post about what my height should be to my weight to be in the healthy range and as the weeks go by I can change my height to correspond to what I’ve lost. So my starting height was 7’11” today it’s 7’5” a loss of 6” I’ll soon be my true height. So take this in the light hearted way it’s meant and look at how tall you should be for your weight and watch it slowly get smaller when you lose weight. If your brave enough post how tall you should be too. Have fun looking.

Pete

33 Replies
oldestnewest

Yours chances of becoming a world renowned basket ball player are diminishing by the week :)

Budda72
Budda7213st 7lbs
in reply to Tiggerr

Hahahaha my chances of being a basketball player is like that woody Harrelson film about basketball. I’ve got more chance of being a basket case lol

Hidden
Hidden7lbs
in reply to Budda72

🤣🤣🤣

Hidden
Hidden7lbs

Currently 6ft 6" for me Budda72 this from a 5ft 3 female.😫 I could be your virtual Budda sister.🤣

Budda72
Budda7213st 7lbs
in reply to Hidden

I love it 😂😂😂 I wanted to see what weight I had to get to do that I would be in the different ranges so while I was doing that I thought let’s see how tall I should be as I’ve always said I’m not fat I’m just short for my weight!!

Hidden
Hidden7lbs
in reply to Budda72

We're on the same level, metaphorically speaking.😉🤔😉🤣

moreless
morelessAdministrator

5' 10" for me, real height 5' 6" :)

Still needing to wear the killer heels! :)

Budda72
Budda7213st 7lbs
in reply to moreless

Lol mine are more like stilts I’m 5’11”

moreless
morelessAdministrator
in reply to Budda72

We'll all be tottering around! :D

Budda72
Budda7213st 7lbs
in reply to moreless

Very wobbly 🤪

Hidden
Hidden
in reply to moreless

I'm going for killer heels and showbiz hair, just to be on the safe side moreless!

moreless
morelessAdministrator
in reply to Hidden

Good thinking!! :D

Budda72
Budda7213st 7lbs
in reply to Hidden

Never thought of big hair as I’ve not had any for the past 20 years lol 👴

Hidden
Hidden

I can't even find a chart that covers me!

Barcud
BarcudHost

7'3'' but was 7'9'' when I first looked so like you down by 6'' so 18'' to go! LOL

Budda72
Budda7213st 7lbs
in reply to Barcud

Well done on your 6”loss I think it should be a different badge for this loss lol.

G1nny
G1nny3lbs

Love this way of looking at it. You’re doing great.

Budda72
Budda7213st 7lbs
in reply to G1nny

So are you.

I get fed up after a while looking at the scales, so working out that if I can look at it a different way I keep my interest so keep my motivation in what I’m doing. Plus it’s a nice light hearted way to look at your weight.

Hidden
Hidden

I'm amazed at how much bigger the bus seats are these days. London Transport are getting generous!

Budda72
Budda7213st 7lbs
in reply to Hidden

I always sit in the middle of a double seat on the bus (when I use them) but my buses are always empty.

lucigret
lucigretAdministrator

6’ 5”. - I am 5’ 4” - will invest in a stretching rack - problem solved 😃

Budda72
Budda7213st 7lbs
in reply to lucigret

Or a couple of horses to be pulled between. Maybe someone on here has some that we can stretch everyone between??

lucigret
lucigretAdministrator
in reply to Budda72

Shall we promote this as a new slimming aid 🐴🐴

Budda72
Budda7213st 7lbs
in reply to lucigret

Call it the two horse diet plan

Joanney69
Joanney695st 7lbs

6'4" would put me at the top of my healthy bmi, real height is, 5'10" 😊

Budda72
Budda7213st 7lbs
in reply to Joanney69

Wow not far to go nearly there.

G1nny
G1nny3lbs

I’m at the top op healthy range, but I need to lose 19 lbs to be where my doctors and I want me to be. I guess my height should be 5’9 inches but I’m only 5’7.5”

IndigoBlue61
IndigoBlue61Administrator

I started out at 6’6” and I’m now about 5’6” . . . Only 4 inches to go 🤣🤪😂

Budda72
Budda7213st 7lbs
in reply to IndigoBlue61

Wow so a 12” loss for you as I answered barcud earlier that should be a different type of badge for that loss lol😂😂

IndigoBlue61
IndigoBlue61Administrator
in reply to Budda72

Thank you . . . It HAS taken three years!! Lol 🤣

Budda72
Budda7213st 7lbs
in reply to IndigoBlue61

Well there isn’t a time limit to how long it takes as long as we get there eventually. Hope you keep on shrinking!

IndigoBlue61
IndigoBlue61Administrator
in reply to Budda72

I shall make that my new mantra “Keep on Shrinking” 😊🤣

Budda72
Budda7213st 7lbs
in reply to IndigoBlue61

😂😂😂I think I might use it instead of onwards and downwards from now on.

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